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baggage. >> i'm sorry, gianno. it's time to pack up and go. >> thank you. >> have a great day. >> have fun at the gay bars. >> oh. well, we didn't make a match, but remember love is a journey, so grab a life. we'll see you next time. -- captions by vitac -- >> well, chastity, too bad you didn't pick me. you would have vd v.i.p. see yu at the back of the line.
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>> live from the kgo-tv broadcast center this is abc7 news. >> california's back. the budget is balanced. we're on the move. let's get it done. >> california governor jerry brown gives the state of the state speech celebrating the turn around of the budget concerns. good morning, i am eric thomas
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here for kristen sze. >> he asked lawmakers to avoid a spending spree with the extra tax money approved by voters. katie marzullo is here with more. >> there were strict instructions for the legislature in the speech. the governor said they made a promise to voters to be responsible where their money. that is a promise they are going to keep. republicans are skeptical. >> in the third state of the state address since reclaiming office, governor brown offered words of inspiration. >> this generation has a rendezvous with destiny. we in california have a rendezvous with our own destiny. he praised the legislature cutting billions from the budget while reforming prisons and pensions. he thanks citizens positive embracing the new taxes of proposition 30, money that will not be squandered. >> governing never ends. we have promises to keep. the most important is the one we made to the people if
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proposition 30 passed we would guard the money jealously temporarily made available. this means living in our means and not spending what we don't have. >> other big topics include progress on the high-speed rail progress, reducing carbon emissions and the need for higher education to reduce costs. >> tuition increases are not the answer. i will not let the students of california become the default financiers of our colleges and universities. [ applause ] >> republicans say it sounded good, if not familiar. they will believe it when they see it. >> he talk about a rainy day fund and fiscal conservative, fewer bills, smaller government, tuition trees, he talked about reform, all ideas we have put out there. the question is: will the reality of seven years match the rhetoric of today? >> governor brown touched on health care.
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he called for a special session to address issues that need to be decided quickly so california can get president obama's affordable care act started by next january. eric? >> thank you very much. parents in east san jose neighborhood are watching their kids today after learning of the attempted kidnapping of a 13-year-old girl last week. police hope this surveillance video of the incident will lead them to the man responsible. our reporter is live in east san jose with the latest. >> a home surveillance video captured compelling video. police want to see it right away. the attempted abduction happened nearing this intersection at 33rd street and st. james with parents very concerned. >> it sounded like a girl yelling really loud. >> the citizen heard screams of a young girl as did her sister. >> i didn't know if i was dreaming or it was a scream. the cops are looking for
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someone. the teen was talking to school at 6:00 a.m. on st. james and police say a man tried to grab her but she screams and broke free. frank heard of this and checked the surveillance video and sure enough, there she was. >> you might see him dart off right there. you can barely see it. but she gets up and you can tell she is grabbing something and running off. >> i heard loud screaming and opened the door and saw a girl running to the right side and this give, tall, skinny, dressed in black, really tall. >> the gill was not hurt but gave enough information for this sketch, latino man, 25 to 35, 5' 10". she got chills when she saw the picket. >> he looked familiar to me. i have seen him around here. >> parents are cautious keeping a close cry on their kids.
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>> when the sun is down, it is preferable to get inside the house. you don't know who is outside your house. >> live on st. james street police home to make contact to view the compelling surveillance video. if you have any information about the case get in touchith san jose police. >> in marin county, crews are still trying to repair a water main break that happened at 2:00 this morning in greenbrae. you can see how high the water was shooting into the area. amy joined us live. amy, that caused all sorts of problems today. >> it looks worse than it is. it doesn't look like they are making progress but they are. they are putting the pipe in right now. they had to create a huge hole to do this so the street is blocked off on one side. the water department says that it is prepared to handle
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problems like this. the neighborhood...not is were. watered started shooting from the ground at 2:15 this morning at the rate of 1,500 gallons a minute. it took an hour and a half to turn it off. at first it looked like maybe hit the fire hydrant. when the water department arrived, they discovered the problem was underground. >> there is a cast iron water main system under there so that is the pipe we are fixing. >> this happened in greenbrae the major street in and out of this neighborhood. crews think they will be here working for most of the day. while they work, they have to shut the water off. >> unfortunately, 14 households are out of water. we apologize. we are working to get them back as soon as we can. >> a rough way to start a day. >> mother was late after making an unexpected dash to the coffee shop. >> i have no water, shower or
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coffee. i have to go to school. >> bill johnson missed his coffee and needed water for his dog and baby. >> i am working from home today so it would be an through to get out. >> the 4 itch water main has been here since 1952. officials say it will take most of the day to repair along with the repaving of the road. authorities are not sure where it broke. >> we have over 900 miles of pipes so different agencies and conditions and sizes of pipes, part of having a water system. this things occasionally happen. the water drained without any problem so no hopes were flooded. i got off the phone to get an update and good news/bad news. they turned the water off to another 20 customers to get the job done quicker so three dozen homes now don't have water but they should have it back on in a
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couple of hours. >> new this morning, senator feinstein is reintroducing legislation calling for stricter controls on assault weapons. the california democratic unveiled her bill in washington, dc, this morning. she is proposing a new federal ban on assault rifles and semi-automatic weapons and ammunition magazines with more than ten rounds. >> we should be outraged by how easy it is for perpetrators of these horrific crimes to obtain powerful military-style weapons. >> senator feinstein was instrumental in the original ban on assault weapons after the 1993 mass shooting in san francisco at 101 california which expired in 2004. her new measure is expected to face a tough fight in the senate with many g.o.p. lawmakers vowing to oppose new any restrictions.
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>> happening now online vice president biden is holding a live discussion about gun control. the fireside hangout on google social network google plus is the first of a series of conversations with top administration officials. he is taking questions about the push for increased gun control of president obama. the live chat will go until 11:15 this morning so you have seven more minutes. to join the conversation goes to our website for a link at on "see it on tv." >> a big announcement on the role of women in the military. >> secretary of state, hillary clinton, introduced the man likely to replace her, to congress. >> a new twist in manti te'o hoax. the person posing as his girlfriend on the testimony may really have been a man [ female announcer ] this is a spspecial message from at&. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up. [ female announcer ] but we have some good news. it's our bundle price promise.
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>> happening now a historic day for women in the military. defense secretary panetta has announced the pentagon's decision to lift the ban on women serving in combat that will open up hundreds of thousands of front-line positions for women serving in the armed forces and potentially elite commando jobs. >> if they can meet qualifications for the job, they should have the right to serve. regardless of creed or color or gender or sexual orientation. >> he said qualifications for the job of combat soldier will
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not change and not every combat job opens right away. >> senator john kerry has just wrapped up the confirmation hearings to be the next secretary of state. this morning, hillary clinton introduced the likely successor. on the subject of iran, john kerry says the united states will do what we must to prevent iran from developing a nuclear weapon describing it as "prevention." >> it is not hard to prove a peaceful program. other nations do it every day. it takes intrusive inspections and living up to publicly arrived at standards. everyone understands what they are. >> he is appearing before the senate foreign affairs committee which he chaired. the five term senator is expected to win bipartisan support overwhelmingly. >> a bizarre twist in the hoax involving notre dame football
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star, manti te'o. the attorney for the man behind the voice admits disguising his voice do sound low-income -- a woman. >> she came out of the her coma when she was on the phone with you and the phone was next to her. what did you hear on the other end? >> obviously it was just breting, at first, one of those where she was just breathing and she started to whisper my name and i jumped for joy. i was like, well, she is out. she is talking. i kind of was confident. >> you can watch the full
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interview today on "katie" at 3:00 right here. >> and mike nicco is lady with the from. >> still hazy and a chance for scattered showers until we get through the weekend and into next week. right now we have flight delays because of the low clouds. i will show you that ahead. >> still ahead, ravens coach john harbaugh pranks his own pare ron: years ago i made a promise to provide the best for my family, in sickness and in health. carol and i needed help figuring out what's covered by medicare and what's not. so we turned to the same folks we've relied on for health insurance all these years. announcer: ron and carol called anthem blue cross and found an affordable medicare supplement insurance plan that pays for many of the costs that original medicare won't. now they have the confidence to keep making memories for years to come. choose from options like plans with deductibles as low as $0
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>> santa clara, san francisco, east bay, and all bay area, this is abc7 news. >> surprise caller disguised as a reporter crashed a national conference call with the parents of super bowl bound brother coaches jim and john harbaugh. >> question for baltimore, is it true that both you like jim better than john? >> come on! >> is that john harbaugh? >> john? john? john? >> i was ready to answer that. >> mom was ready to come right through this phone. i'm so hope joanie recognized the voice. >> the fighting spirit. needed to know that. >> wow, well john harbaugh gets the first score. parents jack and jackie almost didn't recognize his otherwise
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if not for him. there is a term trending for his prank call called "har-bombing." we have an entire team headed to the super bowl including sports director larry beil and mike shumann and wayne freedman and katie marzullo with live reports next week. >> lucky. tonight is the night shark fans have been waiting for returning to the ice. san jose is 2-0 for the season. tonight the sharks host phoenix the first of six home games, puck dropping at 7:30. >> "har-bombing." >> that will not be the end of it. >> still gray. >> absolutely still under the moist southern flow and why it was so mild this morning and now. we are looking from mount
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tamalpais to the lower clouds in the south with mid-and-upper level clouds over this part of the bay which is not conducive to rain right now. headed to the south, 897, i believe near h.p. pavilion and we have rain, that is where it is raining, down in the south bay near 280. we have two different cameras down there. now a look at live doppler 7 hd and you can see a finger of moisture stretching from santa cruz across the south bay and headed to tracy and stockton. now, zooming on down, you can see the blue which is drizzle. the green is the lighter rain. on the heart of san jose around bascom avenue to campbell, you can see the park toward saratoga avenue to sunnyvale and out, we
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are finding the light rain. if you are headed out for lunch, it will hang around for the better part of the next hour. it is stretching across 17, sky line boulevard to san that cruz. it is ever so slowing moving north, and before it falls apart it could get as north as san francisco and oakland and concord. so you could get sprinkles, too, next hour and another push of wet weather that will come up as we head into the afternoon hours. temperatures were combed early this week in the 20's and 30's and we were mainly in the mid-40's to low 50's. we still have haze with the visibility improving, three miles in hair and mountain view and san jose. it will stay there with the rain. currently, low-to-mid 50's and
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mid-50's around monterey bay and headed inland. what will happen with the forecast cycle, shower chance tapering later today. especially during the evening and overnight hours. this will be patchy fog waiting tomorrow and showers and a cooler breeze on saturday, sunday, and monday but they are very light showers and not a game changer as far as the outdoor plan. you can see a curl in the atmosphere and one to the south, and that is why we are having the best chance of showers in the south. it moves part and falls apart in the afternoon so get ready for sprinkles and light rain during the evening commute. the next system tries to come in and you can see scatter the showers lingering through tomorrow, and with the southern flow, we are still in the moist unstable air mass and a scattered shower is showing up tomorrow but it looks like if you head further south that is why you fine the better chance of rain. the wind shift is from the northwest and you can see a few scatters showers for saturday and headed into saturday night
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into sunday it will clear out, become cooler, but we have another wave of energy rolling down on the northwestern wind that could scatter showers throughout sunday or monday so if you get caught it will be light and brief at less than 20 or 30 minutes an hour. >> t on "jimmy kimmel live," actor matt damon who weighed in on women in combat. >> hopefully people are uncomfortable with women getting wounded on the battlefield but the reason for reducing that ideology is this. >> look out, al qaeda! >> "jimmy kimmel live" is weeknight as at 11:23 following abc7 news at 11 and "nightline"
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isen after that.
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>> coming up at 3:00 on "katie" we have matt damon and at 4:00 we go for a special ride with
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oprah and the person who invented this. and at 5:00 the air national guardsmen leaving for a tour of duty expanding beyond afghanistan. we will have those stories and more later on abc7 news at 4:00 and 5:00. you can catch the live with kelly and michael in its entirely at 2:00 this afternoon, the guests are actress jennifer lawrence. >> it was interested by the state of the state address. >> a flashback to when jim harbaugh did not have the title of coach. >> a former classmate of harbaugh, rachel, sent these classic year book pictures back in 1982 during the senior year. >> he was not shy. he played basketball and varsity football for the school and for the bears in the pro's. you can send your fan photos to us. >> real heartbreaker. >> saved by the bell.
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